journals, and things of that nature, and just having like a huge workforce, sort of, that can compete even with the big three, so i mean, it would be nice if shinola was in lights next to g.m. in the other renaissance building, or something like that. >> reporter: right now that seems like a far off dream. but other investments and young people coming to the city may make that dream possible. >> detroiters are so used to bad news, and they are so used to things not really breaking our way, and they're used to getting up the next morning and going, "well, i can't stop, i've got to keep going, i've got to keep trying." >> reporter: that resilience might turn out to be the city's greatest asset, that not even a bankruptcy can liquidate. >> brown: online, will other cities follow in detroit's footsteps? you can take a second look at our "health of cities" conversation. that's on our homepage.